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Trump economic adviser dismisses fears of looming recession

Business / Economy Aug 19, 2019

Trump economic adviser dismisses fears of looming recession

President Donald Trump's top economic adviser is playing down fears of a looming recession after last week's sharp drop in the financial markets and predicting the economy will perform well in the second half of 2019. Larry Kudlow said in Sunday television interviews that consumers ...

BOJ's September meeting to be watched closely for new easing

Business / Economy Aug 16, 2019

BOJ's September meeting to be watched closely for new easing

The next policy-setting meeting of the Bank of Japan, set to be held from Sept. 18 to 19, is the subject of heightened attention as observers anticipate fresh monetary-easing after the yen's recent spike against other major currencies. The yen's appreciation, which has been attributed ...